OlkListBox.KeyPress Event (Outlook)

Occurs when the user presses an ANSI key.


expression. KeyPress( _KeyAscii_ )

expression A variable that represents an OlkListBox object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
KeyAscii Required Long The numerical value of the key pressed.


An ANSI key is one that produces a typeable character when the user presses it. The KeyPress event occurs when the user presses an ANSI key on a running form while the form or a control on it has the focus. The event can occur either before or after the key is released.

A KeyPress event does not occur under the following conditions:

  • Pressing TAB

  • Pressing ENTER

  • Pressing an arrow key

  • When a keystroke causes the focus to move from one control to another.

See also

OlkListBox Object